by | August 29, 2017 | 00:28

The teams began arriving in Southern California last week, since the pods must undergo a series of mechanical and structural inspections, and they must successfully complete a test run inside a 26-foot vacuum chamber. The team that could hit the highest maximum speed would win. The 176-pound WARR pod is powered by a 50kW electric motor and features four pneumatic friction brakes that allow the pod to come to a standstill within five seconds, according to the team's website.

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:28

Softbank Chairman & CEO Masayoshi Son touted WeWork's unparalleled ability to "unleash a new wave of productivity around the world". " Masayoshi Son is a visionary business leader and we are humbled by this strong endorsement of our mission and objective", said Adam Neumann , cofounder and chief executive of WeWork .

by | August 28, 2017 | 01:17

The underlying profit before tax was $1.4 billion, down 8.6% on a year ago but above guidance, and a statutory profit after tax of $852 million, down 17.2%. The result was below market forecasts of $1.1 billion. "It's fair to say those efforts have well-and-truly paid off". "They've certainly got confidence, I think the market does too based on the fact they've delivered now two years of record profitability", Mr Dobson said.

by | August 28, 2017 | 00:38

Immelt, who was considered a front-runner for the ride-hailing company's top job job, announced his decision in a tweet Sunday. Kalanick was embroiled in scandals involving the mishandling of an Indian woman's medical records and a verbal altercation with an Uber driver.

by | August 28, 2017 | 00:34

Nearby San Antonio was also expected to notice an impact. The Houston Airports advises passengers to stay in touch with their air carriers for the most accurate information regarding specific flight status. So far 44 flights have been canceled at O'Hare and Midway Sunday. Houston Hobby Airport tweeted a warning to would-be passengers that its runways are shutdown because of standing water.

by | August 27, 2017 | 00:13

Editor's Remarks: The Saudi Arabian led blockade of Qatar, supported by Egypt , UAE and Bahrain, has continued through the summer and tensions could get worse as the Gulf state seeks to "strengthen bilateral relations with Iran in all fields".

by | August 26, 2017 | 01:19

Ulta Beauty (NASDAQ:ULTA) last released its earnings results on Thursday, August 24th. It has outperformed by 24.76% the S&P500. The total value of its holdings increased 4,345.4%. 414,600 were reported by 1832 Asset Mngmt Lp. Moreover, First Republic Invest Incorporated has 0% invested in Ulta Beauty Inc (NASDAQ:ULTA) for 1,056 shares.

by | August 26, 2017 | 01:12

The company has market cap of 3.63 billion GBP. The Company's segments include Well Construction, Well Completion, Well Intervention, and Exploration and Production. The firm has "Sell" rating given on Friday, March 10 by Liberum Capital. The rating was maintained by Haitong Securities on Monday, January 30 with "Sell".

by | August 26, 2017 | 01:02

For each new model year from 2009 through 2016, Liang's co-conspirators continued to falsely and fraudulently certify to EPA and CARB that VW diesel vehicles met USA emissions standards and complied with the Clean Air Act, according to the plea agreement.

by | August 26, 2017 | 00:54

Thousands flocked to Kentucky last week to view the eclipse just outside the path of totality. Mnuchin and Linton's trip is being investigated by the government watchdog group Citizens for the Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, which requesting all records concerning that plane ride.

by | August 26, 2017 | 00:53

USA voters disapprove by 60% of Mr Trump's response to the events in Charlottesville , in which one woman died during protests by white supremacists and counter groups. In a poll earlier this week by USA public radio and television networks and Marist University, 62 percent of respondents said the statues should not be removed.

by | August 26, 2017 | 00:47

Grand Jean Capital Management Inc, a California-based fund reported 115,095 shares.#img1#. Manufacturers Life Ins The holds 45,610 shares. Blackrock Japan holds 95,277 shares. The firm has "Neutral" rating by CL King given on Friday, May 26. The firm has "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Tuesday, September 29. Future earnings predictions are perhaps the most essential input when trying to value a company.

by | August 26, 2017 | 00:43

Prosecutors had earlier demanded a 12-year jail term for Lee, who was also accused of embezzlement, hiding assets overseas, concealment of criminal proceeds and perjury. Two other Samsung executives , Choi Gee-sung and Chang Choong-ki, have also been convicted in the same trial, and were both sentenced to four years in prison.

by | August 26, 2017 | 00:40

In the case of individual taxpayers, Cohn said the president's reform plan would protect the three big deductions that people can claim on taxes: for home mortgages, charitable giving and retirement savings. Cohn indicated there is pressure among his colleagues to speak out on Charlottesville. "As a Jewish American, I will not allow neo-Nazis ranting "Jews will not replace us" to cause this jew to leave his job".

by | August 26, 2017 | 00:43

Noting that a large chunk of Amazon's profits stem from its cloud services and data businesses rather than its online sales, McKnight says the new strategy could benefit both elements of Amazon's business. Whole Foods Market had earned the nickname "Whole Paycheck " for its high prices. "I won't be surprised if some prices are lowered 15 percent to as high as 25 percent in some categories".

by | August 26, 2017 | 00:42

The Energy Department , in a long-anticipated report on the security of the USA electric grid, makes the case for rescuing America's coal industry from widespread plant shutdowns but stops short of the assault on renewable power that environmentalists had feared.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:11

The existing Apple data center campuses are in Newark, California; Maiden, North Carolina; Prineville, Oregon; and Reno, Nevada. Apple, Incorporated has chosen Waukee for a new high-tech facility, joining other tech giants Microsoft , Google , and Facebook which built data centers in Iowa in recent years.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:09

Neil Wilson, senior market analyst at ETX Capital, said the profit warning stoked fresh fears about the health of the United Kingdom retail sector. The electronics retailer said consumers were holding on to their phones for longer and they are facing a "challenging" United Kingdom market.

by | August 25, 2017 | 01:03

Closing price generally refers to the last price at which a stock trades during a regular trading session. Based on the latest analyst predictions, The J M Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM ) is estimated to considerably grow its earnings by 51.81% in the upcoming three years.

by | August 25, 2017 | 00:54

In addition, June sales, originally reported at 5.520 million, a decline of 1.8 percent from May, were revised down to 5.510 million. This was below consensus forecasts of 5.57mn and the lowest reading of 2017, although there was still a 2.1% annual increase in sales.

by | August 25, 2017 | 00:42

Amazon announced today that its acquisition of Whole Foods will close on August 28, and consumers will be see immediate benefits. Kroger dropped as much as 8.3% on the news, while Sprouts Farmers Market slipped 6.6% and Target lost 4.2%.

by | August 24, 2017 | 01:59

Stressing that the decision to create 'strong and competitive banks will be exclusively based on commercial considerations and such decisions must start from the boards of the banks, ' the Minister said the proposals received from banks will be reviewed by the members of the alternative mechanism, enabling 'quick decisions'.

by | August 24, 2017 | 01:57

The Railway Ministry's decision to send Railway Board Member (Engineering) Aditya Mittal on leave after finding lapses in the maintenance procedures that led to the derailment of the Puri-Haridwar Utkal Express has come as a surprise to the Board.

by | August 24, 2017 | 01:56

The US Treasury Department Tuesday slapped punitive measures on a series of Chinese and Russian individuals and companies, accusing them of supporting North Korea's nuclear programme and trying to evade US sanctions. Four Russians and one domestic company are subject to restrictions. "It is unacceptable for individuals and companies in China, Russia, and elsewhere to enable North Korea to generate income used to develop weapons of mass destruction and destabilize the region", said Treasury ...

by | August 24, 2017 | 01:41

Management called out numerous consumer and retail wins (particularly in Europe) that signal strong demand for the firm's marketing and e-commerce offerings. Jefferies maintained a Hold rating but raised its price target to $84 from $80. Wfg Advisors, Lp owns 1,837 shares with a value of $159,000. Vetr upgraded from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $95.22 price objective for the company in a research report on Monday, May 15th.

by | August 24, 2017 | 01:40

Energy Transfer said the group of co-conspirators manufactured and disseminated materially false and misleading information about the company and DAPL for the goal of fraudulently inducing donations, interfering with pipeline construction activities and damaging the company's critical business and financial relationships.

by | August 24, 2017 | 01:36

Energy Information Administration. But the data also showed that USA oil production topped 9.5 million barrels a day, roughly 10% of world daily consumption. The latest monthly oil market report by the IEA showed that OPEC compliance slipped to 75 per cent in July, from 77 percent in June. WTI settled at $47.83 on Tuesday and opened at $47.64 Wednesday morning.

by | August 23, 2017 | 00:42

Ford and China's Anhui Zotye Automobile Co. Though it's only for the Chinese market . Anhui Zotye Automobile is a big manufacturer of zero-emission all-electric vehicles in China, and the firms are discussing forming a joint venture to sell electric cars in China, under a brand owned by the joint venture.

by | August 23, 2017 | 00:30

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's speech on Friday will be closely watched for hints on USA monetary policy, but central bank observers do not expect her to give new guidance. In company news, shares of sporting good retailers took a hit after analysts downgraded ratings on Nike (NKE.N), Foot Locker (FL.N) and other companies.

by | August 23, 2017 | 00:26

Yellen will speak on the topic of financial stability at 8 a.m. local time (10 New York) on August 25 at the Kansas City Fed's annual symposium, the Fed said on Thursday . The Euro to US Dollar exchange rate has been correcting back further after comments from European Central Bank ( ECB ) officials stated that the strengthening currency might pose a risk to growth.

by | August 22, 2017 | 00:47

Sempra Energy's bid of $9.45 billion has upped the offer from Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A), who offered $9 billion for Oncor . Through the agreed upon 47 regulatory commitments, Texas stakeholders "have rightly focused on protecting Oncor from unnecessary risk, including having no debt at intermediate holding companies", according to Berkshire.

by | August 22, 2017 | 00:46

It has outperformed by 41.26% the S&P500. Park National Corp OH's holdings in Bristol-Myers Squibb were worth $2,689,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Regions holds 962,795 shares. Welch Cap Prtn Limited Liability Corporation stated it has 62,522 shares. Ing Groep Nv has invested 0.03% in Estee Lauder Companies Inc (NYSE:EL).

by | August 22, 2017 | 00:47

Aamir portrayed the role of Haryanvi wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat. The first song from Aamir Khan's upcoming movie " Secret Superstar " has been released by the makers. Zaira Wasim is playing the character of 16 years old rising singing star who is very good at singing. However, despite all hurdles, Zaira makes enough courage to upload her first singing video on a video sharing a website.

by | August 22, 2017 | 00:45

The Boards of both Total and A.P. Moller-Maersk have approved the transaction. According to consultancy Wood Mackenzie, $73.2 billion-worth of oil and gas deals have transpired so far in 2017, already exceeding all of 2016. Maersk Oil as of Monday had around 1 billion barrels of oil equivalent in potential reserves, with more than 80 percent of that in the North Sea. It also gives Total the ability to rampup production should oil prices rebound.

by | August 22, 2017 | 00:42

Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods will give them access to Whole Foods' 450 locations and will allow them to build distribution points for their own grocery service called AmazonFresh. Walmart ( WMT ) is bringing Uber grocery deliveries to the Dallas and Orlando areas, expanding a partnership with the ride-hailing service. The retail giant now has 22 stores that offer delivery across Tampa, Orlando, Dallas and Phoenix.